Qualcomm"s New Processor Brings 4G To Feature Phones As Company Eyes Growth in Developing Markets

With smartphone growth tapped out in many developed countries, the biggest opportunities remaining are in markets where consumers have considerably less disposable income. Qualcomm moved Monday to address this next wave with a renewed chipset for low.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotMar 20th, 2017

Ford"s China move casts new cloud on Mexican carmaking

A second U-turn this year by Ford in Mexico has raised the specter of Chinese competition for local carmaking, adding more economic and political pressure on the industry......»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated News2 hr. 39 min. ago

NOR Prices Forecast to Rise 20% in Q3

New and rapidly growing applications are ratcheting up demand for NOR flash while some companies are scaling back production, according to DRAMeXchange......»»

Category: hardwareSource:  eetimesRelated News2 hr. 51 min. ago

Flash Player updated just 3 days after an update

On June 13th, Adobe updated their Flash Player to fix a number of critical security flaws. Then, just three days later, another fix.The new fix seems relatively trivial. On the 16th, the company said "we've updated Flash Player to address a bug th.....»»

Category: operatingsystemsSource:  cwRelated News3 hr. 15 min. ago

FAQ: Microsoft drafts new Windows Server upgrade blueprint

Last week, Microsoft declared changes to how it will deal out upgrades for Windows Server, a move prompted, one analyst said, by customers' calls for a set release schedule -- just as enterprises made the case for reliable Windows 10 and Office 36.....»»

Category: operatingsystemsSource:  cwRelated News3 hr. 15 min. ago

Lenovo"s new workstation is "Tiny" but packs a punch

Windows users who work in tight spaces and are looking for a small form factor workstation with multiple display ports and solid processing power have a new contender to check out: the new ThinkStation P320 Tiny.The workstation lives up to its nam.....»»

Category: operatingsystemsSource:  cwRelated News3 hr. 15 min. ago

The Xstation console mod merges PlayStation 4 and Xbox One hardware

Noted console modder Ed Zarick returns with a new project that attempts to merge the Xbox One with the PlayStation 4, a truly impressive feat of technical skill that he dubbed the Xstation. The post The Xstation console mod merges PlayStation 4 and X.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News3 hr. 15 min. ago

Twitter app Fenix 2 wants to edit your bad tweets with ‘undo send’ feature

Fenix 2, an Android Twitter client still in development, is testing an editing feature similar to Gmail's "undo send" option. It would give users a short time after hitting send to amend or delete a post. The post Twitter app Fenix 2 wants to edit yo.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News3 hr. 15 min. ago

WhatsApp will soon let users share any files up to 128MB in size

WhatsApp will soon be adding a pretty helpful new feature: The ability to share files of any type, up to 128MB in size on Android, 100MB on iOS, and 64MB on WhatsApp's web platform. The post WhatsApp will soon let users share any files up to 128MB in.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News3 hr. 15 min. ago

Low-latency satellite broadband gets approval to serve US residents

OneWeb's 50Mbps Internet with 30ms latency could hit remotest areas by 2019. (credit: OneWeb) A company seeking to offer low-latency broadband from satellites yesterday received a key approval from the Federal Communications Commission. "Over.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated News3 hr. 51 min. ago

Destiny 2’s guns won’t recoil on PC as they do on consoles

Project lead says aiming drift "doesn't feel good" when using a mouse. Captured footage of the PC version of Destiny 2 shows what looks like extremely limited recoil on a number of powerful weapons. When Destiny 2 brings the first-pers.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated News3 hr. 51 min. ago

Mitsubishi eyes Renault-Nissan resources to grow in U.S., China

Mitsubishi wants to tap the Renault-Nissan "toolbox" to unlock sales growth in the world's two biggest auto markets: the U.S. and China......»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated News4 hr. 7 min. ago

Could Tesla be angling to launch its own music-streaming service?

Tesla is reportedly exploring the idea of launching its own music streaming service to bundle with its cars. The company is believed to be in talks with music labels with a view to offering a multitier subscription service. The post Could Tesla be an.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News4 hr. 23 min. ago

GlobalFoundries Details 7 nm Plans: Three Generations, 700 mm², HVM in 2018

Keeping an eye on the ever-evolving world of silicon lithography, GlobalFoundries has recently disclosed additional details about its 7 nm generation of process technologies. As announced last September, the company is going to have multiple generat.....»»

Category: topSource:  anandtechRelated News4 hr. 39 min. ago

Cutting-edge microtech motors will change the face of future Timex watches

Timex, along with technology company SilMach, wants to change the way quartz watches are powered using microtechnology called PowerMEMS. It has the potential to allow for new designs, longer lasting batteries, and more reliability. The post Cutting-e.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News5 hr. 15 min. ago

Spending on the Internet of Things in CEE to Reach Nearly $27 Billion in 2021, According to New IDC Spending Guide

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE, Prague A new update to the International Data Corporation (IDC ) Worldwide Semiannual Internet of Things Spending Guide forecasts spending on the Internet of Things (IoT) in Central and Eastern Europe (CEE) to grow 20.6% yea.....»»

Category: topSource:  pcmagRelated News5 hr. 39 min. ago

Five Talent Discovery Vendors Approach Recruiting in New Ways, Named as IDC Innovators

FRAMINGHAM, Mass., June 22, 2017 International Data Corporation (IDC ) has just released an IDC Innovators report recognizing five talent discovery vendors with revenue under $100 million......»»

Category: topSource:  pcmagRelated News5 hr. 39 min. ago

TYAN Shows Two Skylake-SP-Based HPC Servers with Up to 8 Xeon Phi/Tesla Modules

At ISC 17 this sweek, TYAN has demonstrated two new HPC servers based on the latest Intel Xeon processors for high-performance computing and deep learning workloads. The new HPC machines can integrate four or eight Intel Xeon Phi co-processors or th.....»»

Category: topSource:  anandtechRelated News5 hr. 39 min. ago

Honor 9 up for pre-order in the U.K. ahead of June 27 launch

Honor took the wraps off of the Honor 9, its latest and greatest flagship handset, in China. The new phone features 12MP and 20MP dual cameras and the Kirin 960 processor, and is apparently in track for an international release soon. The post Honor 9.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News5 hr. 51 min. ago

iPad Pro vs. iPad mini 4 vs. iPad: Which one should you buy?

So you’re in the market for a new iPad. Excellent choice—I couldn’t live without mine. It’s my companion when I’m catching up on news and email in the morning over tea, reading a comic book in the evening to unwind, or watching a movie w.....»»

Category: mcitoshSource:  macworldRelated News5 hr. 59 min. ago

Samsung Begins Production For Its First Internet of Things-optimised Exynos Processor

An anonymous reader shares a report: Samsung Electronics has launched the Exynos i T200, its first processor optimised for Internet of Things (IoT) devices, the company has announced. The South Korean tech giant said the chip has upped security and s.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News6 hr. 15 min. ago